DANM Students

second-year mfa students
Jana Bolotin

Jana Bolotin is a filmmaker and media artist. Her works include mixed media animation, autobiography and commercial documentary.  

Steven Gerlach
Kristen Gillette
Joel Horne

Joel Horne is a visionary, new media artist from Asheville, NC. He utilizes multiple forms of multimedia, robotics and sculpture to extend human expression and transform both himself and those who...

Deirdra "Squinky" Kiai
Wayne Booth Marci

I’m a technology savvy, rock climbing, data artist roaming the Sierra Nevada mountain range and the open road. Born in Oakland and partially raised in South Dakota, I have rendered urban and rural...

Sean McGowen
Wesley Modes
Nathaniel Ober
Joan Raspo
Alexandra Teixeira Riggs


Alexandra Teixeira Riggs is a new media artist, game designer, and interaction designer, originally from New York. She is a recent graduate of the Digital Arts + New Media (DANM)...

Kelly Sky
first-year mfa students
Timothy Furstnau
Nick Andrade

Nick uses her art practice as a means of expression and resistance, giving voice to stories that are seldom heard. Memory and the role that memory plays in the construction of identity...

Zach Corse

Zach is a first-year graduate student in DANM. His background is in theoretical physics. As such, the sciences inform his work as an artist. Conversely, the arts propel and refine his scientific...

David Harris


David Harris has taken a circuitous path to his present position as a science communicator and artist. He completed his undergraduate studies with first class honours and the...

Hope Hutman
Sarah Fay Krom

Sarah has been in interactive media for over twenty years working on digital games for both online and mobile platforms, interactive environments for learning and exploring, and interactive...

Sean Pace
Adrian Phillips

Adrian Phillips is a new media artist working in the field of playable media. His work combines elements of immersive virtual systems, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, and gas masks.

Benjamin Spalding

Ben Spalding studies the unique relations that emerge between people during play.  Coming from a dual background in cultural theory and formalist game-design, Ben uses...

Andrea Steves
Michael Thomet

Michael Thomét is a digital game designer and researcher interested in how games and narratives can work together and research methods in games studies. Michael holds a Master of Arts in English...

Steven Trimmer

In moments when wonder intercedes we carry ourselves more lightly, breathe more deeply, and perhaps see more lucidly the ways in which we are joined. In reclaiming technology from ordinary...

Marcelo Viana Neto

Artist working in interactive media, interested in the intersection of media, culture, and politics from a postcolonial perspective. I was born and raised in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil,...